Monthly Archives: January 2011

In case you missed it, in Sunday’s newspaper

Just a quick update today; I’m working on a ton of projects, including one for my husband’s bookselling business that I’m looking forward to telling you about soon! But, if you didn’t see it and you live locally, check out … Continue reading

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Reader photo: Downtown’s timepiece

Another reader photo of an “Only in York County” sight: What: Downtown York’s clock Submitted by: John Tierney of West Manchester Township Something interesting: I love the black-and-white look of this photo by John. I admit I’m not normally a … Continue reading

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More memories of Franklin Discount Mart, Feder’s News Stand and Spangler’s Drug Store

As we were talking about some of the many businesses that were in downtown York in years past, I heard from many people who were able to contribute more memories of these stores. Specifically, I’ve heard more recently about Franklin … Continue reading

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It’s all fun and games in York County

Today’s post comes from some treasures found by Hubby at The York Emporium. You might remember that around this time last year, I showed how York County was famous in a nationally sold board game – The Game of Life: … Continue reading

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Cleaning your clothes, York County-style

I happened on a good Yorkism the other day. On Facebook, I mentioned that I had just done a “load of wash” and had another ready to go, which I found depressing. Well, friend and coworker Jess mentioned that she … Continue reading

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